Undergraduate Programs

Student Learning Outcomes

Bachelor of Science in Tourism, Conventions, and Event Management

The Tourism, Conventions and Event Management program will lead to a Bachelor of Science degree. Graduates are qualified to be employed in different segments of the tourism industry: research, destination development, adventure travel, festivals, events, travel management, entertainment, attractions, transportation, accommodations, and/or food operations. Upon completion of the degree, students will be able to:

  1. Define, apply, analyze, and execute operational principles of tourism and event management.
  2. Perform effective oral and written communication skills.
  3. Address and analyze tourism sustainability and trends critically and reflectively.
  4. Work efficiently and productively with persons from different cultures and backgrounds.
  5. Demonstrate ethical behavior and leadership skills to solve issues in a tourism-related environment.
  6. Advance best practices in the tourism and event profession.
  7. Practice a sense of community and civic mindedness.